Strengthened Equal Pay Law Passed by New York Legislature

Although federal and New York State Law already prohibit gender-based pay discrimination, the New York State Assembly and Senate have passed a new bill (A06075, S00001) intended to “ensure that women receive the wages they were always entitled to.”  Governor Cuomo has indicated that he will sign the bill.

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Are You Prepared? New NLRB “Quickie” Union Election Rules Are Here

Welcome to the new world of labor relations.

On April 14, 2015, new union election rules from the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) went into effect, signifying a dynamic shift in the way unionization efforts can play out in work places across the country.

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Minimum Wage to Increase for Tipped Employees of Restaurants and Hotels

Wait staff, hotel porters, bartenders and other employees in the hospitality industry are set to receive a raise.

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